In Only This , Roald Dahl, one of the world's favourite authors, tells of a mother restlessly waiting for her bomber crewman son to return form a raid.
Audio Books: “Only This” read by Sophie Okonedo He is her only child, and she knows that “there was nothing else to live for except this”. She sits and begins. Only This is a short, gripping story of life in wartime from Roald Dahl, the Only This is taken from the short story collection Over to You, which.
Only This is taken from the short story collection Over to You , which includes nine other dramatic and terrifying tales of life as a wartime fighter pilot, and is drawn from Dahl's own experiences during the Second World War. Roald Dahl, the brilliant and worldwide acclaimed author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, Matilda , and many more classics for children, also wrote scores of short stories for adults.
These delightfully disturbing tales have often been filmed and were most recently the inspiration for the West End play, Roald Dahl's Twisted Tales by Jeremy Dyson. Roald Dahl's stories continue to make readers shiver today.
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